Aberdeen details plans for more than 200 homes at former school site

Aberdeen City Council has lodged detailed plans to build 213 homes for rent on the site of the former Kincorth Academy.

Published 23 February 2021

Scottish Water Horizons launches pioneering drainage design validation system

A new digital platform which substantially accelerates the speed at which housing developers gain required approvals has the potential to revolutionise how drainage designs are validated in Scotland.

Published 30 November 2020

7N Architects named on Network Rail's station design competition shortlist

Network Rail and RIBA Competitions have revealed the names of the five design practices selected to compete in the next phase of their competition to shape the future of Britain’s railway stations.

Published 23 November 2020

New design guidance published to support physical distancing implementation

Sustrans Scotland has published new design guidance, aimed at supporting organisations implementing temporary walking and cycling infrastructure to enable physical distancing during COVID-19.

Published 26 June 2020

JB Bennett cements social housing credentials with raft of contract wins

Construction and residential development company JB Bennett (Contracts) Ltd is celebrating a series of new contract wins in Scotland’s social housing sector.

Published 13 February 2020

Work begins on University of Glasgow’s Clarice Pears Building

The third major new building to be delivered through the University of Glasgow’s Campus Development Programme is now under way with the start of work on the Clarice Pears Building.

Published 15 November 2019

Trio to bid for £90m Clyde swing bridge contract

Three international engineering teams are in the running to build the first opening road bridge over the River Clyde.

Published 31 July 2019

Atkins signs commitment to improve energy performance of buildings

Engineering and design consultancy Atkins has signed up to an initiative to support developers committed to delivering energy performance outcomes for new offices.

Published 21 June 2019

Innovation centre and campus hub opens at University of Edinburgh

A £23 million animal science innovation centre and campus hub has been officially unveiled at the University of Edinburgh by Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal.

Published 4 May 2018

University of St Andrews submits Guardbridge staff relocation plans

Plans for a multi-million pound development which will see 400 University of St Andrews staff relocate to the Eden Campus at Guardbridge have been lodged with Fife Council.

Published 26 January 2018

Balfour Beatty enters strategic alliance with Atkins, Mott MacDonald and WSP

Balfour Beatty has today announced the formation of a collaborative UK Strategic Design Consultant Partnership with Atkins, Mott MacDonald and WSP.

Published 10 July 2017

Sir Robert McAlpine secures role on University of Edinburgh’s Quartermile project

Sir Robert McAlpine is to carry out enabling works for the University of Edinburgh on its project to transform the former Edinburgh Royal Infirmary into a major educational hub.

Published 12 May 2017

Four design firms chasing £50m A96 upgrade contract

Four design consultancies or joint ventures are to be invited to bid for the contract for a 26-mile stretch of the A96 from east of Huntly to Aberdeen.

Published 4 April 2017

Two joint ventures land £120m Scottish Water contract

Scottish Water has appointed two joint ventures to provide technical consultancy support in its 2015-2021 investment programme.

Published 22 February 2016

Barr wins £25m Edinburgh University campus deal

Barr Construction has been awarded a £25 million contract for a new building complex at University of Edinburgh’s Easter Bush Campus in Roslin, Midlothian.

Published 2 April 2015